11.13.2023 | Podcasts

When a Regulation Becomes a Taking: A Constitutional Debate Over Property Rights

Legal Judg(e)ments Podcast, Season 3, Episode 3

In this thought-provoking episode, Bob and Joshua Thompson, Director of Equality and Opportunity Litigation at the Pacific Legal Foundation, discuss the landmark case of Cedar Point Nursery vs. Hassid and explore the intricate balance between private property rights and public interests. What constitutes a ‘taking’ and how far government regulations can go in the name of the public good?



Robert W. Stetson


A partner specializing in complex civil litigation and alternative dispute resolution, Bob represents various clients ranging from individuals to multi-national corporations in all phases of litigation, including trial and appellate practice. Bob is also the host of the Legal Judg(e)ments podcast.